Man Wins Contest With 1,524-Lb. Pumpkin

There are 12 comments on the The Associated Press story from Oct 8, 2007, titled Man Wins Contest With 1,524-Lb. Pumpkin . In it, The Associated Press reports that:

An Oregon man won the annual pumpkin weigh-off here, presenting a gigantic gourd that came it at 1,524 pounds.

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“It's 420 here.”

Since: Jun 07

cold comfort farm

#1 Oct 9, 2007
Rosie O'Donnell sure gets around.
Dwyane

Hallandale, FL

#2 Oct 9, 2007
It's corked. And check that sucker for steroids.
Truth

Miami, FL

#3 Oct 9, 2007
too droll to troll wrote:
Rosie O'Donnell sure gets around.
ROFL

thought that huge pumpkin looked familiar...
MMM

Nolensville, TN

#4 Oct 9, 2007
I've been to this festival. Pictures do not do justice to the size of the pumpkins.
cktirumalai

Washington, DC

#5 Oct 9, 2007
A contest in Pennsylvania was won by a girl of 15; she grew her pumpkin from a seed with a known pedigree. I had not known that prize pumpkins and thoroughbred horses had something in common.

“Truth to Power!”

Since: Apr 07

Los Angeles, CA

#6 Oct 9, 2007
The Great Pumpkin!

1,524 pounds.
He'll get $6 a pound, bringing his winnings to $9,144.
glenn

United States

#7 Oct 9, 2007
big but ugly
Fed Up

Fort Lauderdale, FL

#8 Oct 9, 2007
Anyone up for some pie?
duh

Boca Raton, FL

#9 Oct 9, 2007
cktirumalai wrote:
A contest in Pennsylvania was won by a girl of 15; she grew her pumpkin from a seed with a known pedigree. I had not known that prize pumpkins and thoroughbred horses had something in common.
Pumpkins run faster.
Barry Bonds

Boca Raton, FL

#10 Oct 9, 2007
Dwyane wrote:
It's corked. And check that sucker for steroids.
It's just flaxseed oil
Good Pie

Deerfield Beach, FL

#11 Oct 9, 2007
That should make a nice big pie.
coolio

United States

#12 Oct 9, 2007
that is awesome i cant believe that the pumpkin was that big!

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